Clare Diane Edwards is currently a junior (Grade 11) at Degrassi Community School, and the younger sister of
former Degrassi student, Darcy Edwards. Her parents have divorced and Helen Martin, her mother is now married to Glen Martin, Jake's dad. Generally sensible, conscientious and smart, Clare comes from a deeply religious background. She is good friends with Adam Torres, and is currently dating her step-brother, Jake Martin. She is portrayed by Aislinn Paul.



  • Like her sister, Darcy, Clare has a promise ring to stay a virgin until she gets married.
  • Clare was in the Gifted Program at Degrassi during Season 8.
  • She has an interest in vampires: She wrote vampire fiction about Declan under the name "Madame Degrassi" and has pictures of Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner (both part of the Twilight Saga) in her locker.
  • Clare and Eli have matching helix piercings.
  • Jake and Clare knew each other for six years prior to re-meeting in LoveGame.
  • Clare and Jake are the only characters on Degrassi to have dated, and then become step brother and sister.
  • Clare likes the song "This Kind Of Love" by Latch Key Kid, as shown in Drop the World (1).
  • Clare is a current member of the Jesus Club.